golden lion tamarin


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golden lion tamarin

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Nelson, a Research Assistant with the Golden Lion Tamarin Association, is monitoring the family's activities.
Southeastern Brazil is the only natural habitat of the monkeys and biologists estimate between 600 and 800 golden lion tamarins live at the reserve.
The best known of the group, the golden lion tamarin is a bright golden or sometimes reddish orange from head to tail.
The reintroduction of the endangered Golden Lion Tamarin into the wild is a classic example of how zoos can contribute to the conservation of animal species in the wild.
The Golden Lion Tamarin is one of the very few primates that has bred in captivity and then successfully been re-introduced back into the wild.
The key here is the golden lion tamarin, a highly endangered monkey found only in eastern Brazil.
Families and visitors to the centre, in Cannon Hill Park, are able to see exotic animals like meerkats, lemurs, golden lion tamarin monkeys, capuchin monkeys and ocelots.
Antwerp Zoo is one of the world's oldest and most famous zoos, and participates in an international breeding programme for threatened species such as the okapi, the bonobo, the golden lion tamarin and the Congo peacock.
The story of the Golden Lion Tamarin monkeys was so fascinating I decided to use it for my degree dissertation, which I've just finished.
uk Other creatures we enjoyed seeing again included the white naped cranes, the European lynx and the golden lion tamarin from the Atlantic coastal rainforest of Brazil.
Matthew also met the Golden Lion Tamarin - a species of monkey threatened with extinction during filming of the show.